Resources

Blogs + YouTube

Eco-boost.co  One of the first blogs I stumbled across which introduced me to the zero waste movement. Great resources for sustainable and ethical clothing, make up and gift ideas. Great for any UK/ London based eco-geeks!

Zerowastehome.com Home to the zero waste queen, Bea Johnson. If you know anything about zero waste or eco living, you know her name!

Verenaerin.ca Eco + ethical fashion, capsule wardrobe building and Green beauty

thegirlgonegreen Eco living + minimalism on a budget. My favourite resource for students.

Trashisfortossers.com 5 years worth of trash in 1 mason jar?! Lauren Singer is one of the most prominent figures in the zero waste movement today.

Fashionrevolution.org  Marking the anniversary with a week long annual campaign to promote Slow Fashion. #whomademyclothes.

Retailers

Peopletree Pioneers in fair trade, ethical and environmentally sustainable clothing. Beautifully designed items that will last a lifetime.

Matt & Nat Eco friendly + vegan bags, wallets and accessories. Honestly the best quality vegan leather I have encountered.

Saltsalt  Cornwall based environmentally responsable clothing company. My favourite piece in my wardrobe is a simple organic cotton breton stiped top I purchased back in 2012. The fabric has worn beautifully and I still wear it 1-2x a week in the warmer months.

KoveredUK Recycled rubber and sustainably sourced wood iPhone and tech cases.

Documentaries

The True Cost Find out what it takes to make the millions of clothes that we purchase every year

No Impact Man A year in the life of Colin Bevan, his wife and daughter as the embark on a project to create zero environmental impact

Minimalism by The Minimalists. 2 guys look at what it take to live a minimalist lifestyle and why anyone would want to do it.

Living on one dollar 4 college students document their experience living on just $1 per day for 2 months in rural Guatemala